The wonderful Nelly Shua finds herself at the helm of the "Malindi Desire Initiative" for Transgender Rights in the Kenyan coastal town of Malindi.
For some gay men, love and partnership have been usurped by loneliness and isolation. They represent a significant rise in gay and lonely people in society.
Those who fall victim and survive have no way to report the crimes because they themselves are criminals in the eyes of the law. But still, Ghana wants to pass a bill to criminalise queer people and LGBT advocacy.
I’m no longer a practising Muslim. My experience of gay conversion therapy in Nigeria turned me from religion. I do believe in God...
It all started on Grindr. I had just arrived in Lagos for the Christmas holidays, and I was itching for some loving if you get my drift. I was a visiting body, and there’s nothing more popular on local...
Award-winning moviemaker and activist Veronica McKenzie has many stories to tell, and among the most interesting of these is her own.
Every Friday is the same. I step out, draped in a grey jellabiya, just another gay Muslim on his way to Jummah. Wondering if this is the day I'll be outed.
The very same forces that seek to police, restrict, and erase the identity of trans folks has served as a catalyst for some of the finest moments in history when Black trans women rose against the tide.